600 Bloomfield Ave
Verona, NJ 07044
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School serves 676 students in grades 5-8.
Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New Jersey for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 44%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the New Jersey state average of 57%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New Jersey state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New Jersey state average of 56% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School's student population of 676 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Total Students
676 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Rankings

Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,221 schools in New Jersey (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Henry B. Whitehorne Middle School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NJ)
Overall Testing Rank
#760 out of 2221 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
12:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
4%
10%
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Hispanic
12%
29%
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Black
2%
15%
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White
79%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (01-02)
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 676 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NJ
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.36 (Btm 50%)

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